Transport of animals by road
Not all shipping companies offer transportation services to animals, because it is laborious and troublesome thing. Transportation of animals involves the observance of certain rules, strictly regulating how suitable for the transport of “human cargo” transport and professional quality of the driver.
We’ve talked previously about how to transport Pets in the car. how to choose the bag with carry, how to teach an animal not to be afraid of trips. Well, if you need to transport a large animal? Or group of animals?
The easiest option for transportation is the railroad. But for the transportation of animals is still better to use the services of road transport. In this technique the increased demands. Shipping live cargo are performed with the involvement of special vehicles (such as here ).
Performing transportation of animals, it is important to observe the following rules: 1) On the bottom of the vehicle body, which houses the “live cargo”, should be free of holes, chips, cracks, ledges, etc. – otherwise the animals at risk of injury. 2) the Body in which animals are transported should be open, but is equipped with an awning from rain and sun. Animals can be transported in the trailer, and can be on the platform with the corresponding sides. For example, if transported cattle, visitateci sides should not be less than two meters. 3) single aspect – the development of routes for the transportation of the “live cargo”. For example, cattle cannot be shipped to Central city roads. 4) do Not transport sick animals suffering from certain diseases. 5) Before traveling animals not to suggest that you feed so as not seasick. However, in a long journey the animals provide food and, more importantly, water for drinking. 6) If the driver performs the transportation of animals alone, he must have the appropriate veterinary skills. Otherwise, must be accompanied by a veterinarian in the way.
These are just a few rules associated with transportation of animals. Violation of them will lead to substantial penalties and fines. For this reason to choose a company for transportation of animals must be very carefully based on customer feedback.